MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) -- Jeff Gordon is the pole-sitter for the
NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Martinsville Speedway Sunday. He took the
top spot on the tricky half-mile oval for his seventh pole at the
track and the 65th of his career.
Denny Hamlin has the second best qualifying lap and will start
from the outside of the front row. Rookie Aric Almirola and David Ragan will start from the second row. They are followed by Jamie McMurray, Kasey Kahne, Ken Schrader and Kyle Busch.
Jimmie Johnson has won the last three races at Martinsville and
will start 10th.
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